This month, Dr. Abraham graciously allowed me to address another important facet in our DEI journey—health equity. ... Inherent to health equity is a moral and ethical imperative to identify and eliminate the underlying causes of health disparities.
A new ACP position paper, “Reforming Physician Payments to Achieve Greater Equity and Value in Health Care,” makes a series of recommendations about how payment models should be redesigned to better ... Now is the time to set a national intention to
appendix. What did I learn as a patient about health care policy, and ACP advocacy? ... Advocacy for health equity and diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) is rightly a priority of the medical profession and ACP.
Dr. Lopez. Present positions: Associate vice president for health equity and inclusion and professor of medicine, University of Utah Health Sciences Center; director of cancer health equity and special populations, Huntsman ... Plus, 2016-present; Health
health equity for LGBT people in an era where there was a new emphasis on population health. ... achieving health equity for LGBT people.
19. Yet much more will be needed to create a better health care system that is accessible to all. ... health care better, as ACP called for in its new vision for health care, come to fruition.
ACP's recent position paper, “Addressing Social Determinants to Improve Patient Care and Promote Health Equity.”. ... Improve Patient Care and Promote Health Equity,” published in Annals of Internal Medicine on April 17, 2018.
in patient engagement in their own health and their own care,” she said. ... López, associate vice president for health equity and inclusion at the University of Utah Health Sciences Center in Salt Lake City.
Clinicians can choose from over 90 improvement activities in nine subcategories: expanded patient access, population management, care coordination, patient engagement, patient safety, health equity, integration of behavioral health, participation in
The first was a comprehensive policy framework to understand disparities and discrimination in health and health care. ... Certainly, we will follow metrics for multiple elements, including leadership, membership, awards, health equity outcomes.